2008 Milwaukee Brewers Roster

National League (NL)
Team Record: 90-72
Finished 2nd in the NL's Central Division
Attendance: 3,068,908, Avg. 37,888
Ballpark: Miller Park
Wild Card Playoff Qualifier
National League Division Series - Lost to Philadelphia Phillies 3-1
Manager: Ned Yost (83-67)
Manager: Dale Sveum (7-5)
Location: Milwaukee, Wisconsin
2008 Milwaukee Brewers Statistics
2008 Milwaukee Brewers Results

The Milwaukee Brewers of the National League ended the 2008 season with a record of 90 wins and 72 losses, finishing second in the NL's Central Division.

The Brewers scored 750 runs and gave up 689 runs. Ryan Braun walloped 37 home runs for Milwaukee, while Bill Hall, J. J. Hardy, Mike Cameron, Corey Hart and Prince Fielder each added 20 or more also. Ryan Braun drove in 106 runs and topped batters with significant playing time by hitting .285. Ben Sheets led the squad with 13 wins, and CC Sabathia recorded a 1.65 ERA, best among regularly-used pitchers.

Ned Yost and Dale Sveum coached the team. The 2008 Milwaukee Brewers qualified for the playoffs as a wild card.

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Player Pos. Bats Throws Birth Date Height Weight Hometown
Russell Branyan3BLRDecember 19, 19756'4"235Warner Robins, GA USA
Ryan BraunLFRRNovember 17, 19836'2"205Mission Hills, CA USA
Dave BushPRRNovember 9, 19796'2"205Pittsburgh, PA USA
Mike CameronCFRRJanuary 8, 19736'2"210La Grange, GA USA
Todd CoffeyPRRSeptember 9, 19806'4"240Shelby, NC USA
Craig Counsell3BLRAugust 21, 19706'0"180South Bend, IN USA
Mark DiFelicePRRAugust 23, 19766'2"190Bryn Mawr, PA USA
Tim DillardPRRJuly 19, 19836'5"215Sarasota, FL USA
Joe DillonIFRRAugust 2, 19756'2"210Modesto, CA USA
Ray Durham2BBRNovember 30, 19715'8"170Charlotte, NC USA
Alcides EscobarSSRRDecember 16, 19866'1"205La Sabana, La Venezuela
Prince Fielder1BLRMay 9, 19845'11"275Ontario, CA USA
Eric GagnePRRJanuary 7, 19766'2"195Montreal, QC CAN
Yovani GallardoPRRFebruary 27, 19866'2"205Penjamillo, Mi Mexico
Mat Gamel3BLRJuly 26, 19856'1"220Jacksonville, FL USA
Gabe GrossCFLROctober 21, 19796'3"200Baltimore, MD USA
Tony GwynnCFLROctober 4, 19826'0"190Long Beach, CA USA
Bill Hall3BRRDecember 28, 19796'0"210Tupelo, MS USA
J. J. HardySSRRAugust 19, 19826'1"200Tucson, AZ USA
Corey HartRFRRMarch 24, 19826'6"240Bowling Green, KY USA
Hernan Iribarren2BLRJune 29, 19846'1"202Barquisimeto, La Venezuela
Zach JacksonPLLMay 13, 19836'5"220Greensburg, PA USA
Gabe KaplerCFRRJuly 31, 19756'2"190Hollywood, CA USA
Jason KendallCRRJune 26, 19746'0"181San Diego, CA USA
Mike Lamb3BLRAugust 9, 19756'1"205West Covina, CA USA
Seth McClungPLRFebruary 7, 19816'6"280Lewisburg, WV USA
Guillermo MotaPRRJuly 25, 19736'6"240San Pedro de Macoris, Sa D.R.
Brad Nelson1BLRDecember 23, 19826'2"255Algona, IA USA
Laynce NixLFLLOctober 30, 19806'1"220Houston, TX USA
Manny ParraPLLOctober 30, 19826'3"215Carmichael, CA USA
David RiskePRROctober 23, 19766'2"175Renton, WA USA
Mike RiveraCRRSeptember 8, 19766'1"220Rio Piedras, P.R.
Vinny RottinoPRRApril 7, 19806'1"215Racine, WI USA
CC SabathiaPLLJuly 21, 19806'6"300Vallejo, CA USA
Angel SalomePRRJune 8, 19865'7"200Santo Domingo, Di D.R.
Ben SheetsPRRJuly 18, 19786'1"195Baton Rouge, LA USA
Brian ShousePLLSeptember 26, 19685'11"180Effingham, IL USA
Mitch StetterPLLJanuary 16, 19816'5"215Huntingburg, IN USA
Jeff SuppanPRRJanuary 2, 19756'2"225Oklahoma City, OK USA
Julian TavarezPLRMay 22, 19736'2"165Santiago, Sa D.R.
Salomon TorresPRRMarch 11, 19725'11"150San Pedro de Macoris, Sa D.R.
Derrick TurnbowPRRJanuary 25, 19786'3"195Union City, TN USA
Carlos VillanuevaPRRNovember 28, 19836'2"220Santiago, Sa D.R.
Rickie Weeks2BRRSeptember 13, 19826'0"210Altamonte Springs, FL USA